A Whistleblower Imprisoned, Not Silenced
My name is Jeffrey Alexander Sterling, and I am an innocent man who has been wrongfully convicted of espionage after dedicating my life to serving the U.S. government.
I have always been a fighter.
I fought to graduate college, and was the first in my …
Double vision: KU Project for Innocence frees wrongfully imprisoned man after finding doppelganger
Despite maintaining his innocence from the start, Jones had already spent 15 years in prison for aggravated robbery – convicted after the victim and witnesses of a purse snatching identified him in a police lineup.
Without new evidence to counter the …
Death row inmate Tyrone Noling’s life may depend on DNA testing, attorney tells high court; Portage prosecutor say
Elkins was wrongfully imprisoned and spent nearly eight years in prison for the murder of his Barberton mother-in-law.
He was freed after a DNA test of a cigarette butt from another prison inmate was linked to DNA from the crime scene.
Earl Gene Mann …
This True-Crime Podcast Helped Exonerate a Man Imprisoned for 13 Years
A Swedish man convicted of murder and robbery and in prison for 13 years was freed after a retrial that was partly the result of a popular podcast.
Kaj Linna was released after the podcast Spar uncovered evidence that discredited a key witness whose …
Ohio budget bill would expand wrongful conviction payouts
A provision in the state budget bill would make it easier for Ohio’s ex-inmates to receive compensation for being wrongfully imprisoned.
Critics of the proposed change say the tweak would make Ohio’s wrongful imprisonment law the most …